Taking a look at doing things with REST API’s instead of Powershell and eventually bringing it back to powershell brought me all this usefull information.

Using Postman is essential to get your REST calls converted to any language you need:


simple system information collection
this is the powershell code to get the same information

As you can see in the screenshots i have taken a rest call and converted it to the powershell language very easily with postman. Get your environment setup in postman and choose any authentication method you want to use.

setup your environment so it knows what the baseurl is for vxrail
in the top of your collection you can choose an authentication method

VxRail RESTful API Cookbook


Some really helpfull instructional video’s here :

The original article was posted on: www.hollebollevsan.nl

Paul van Dieën Virtualization Consultant

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